Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2845-1 libsamplerate -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
14 Dec 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-7697.
More information:

An issue has been found in libsamplerate, an audio sample rate conversion library. Using a crafted audio file a buffer over-read might happen in calc_output_single() in src_sinc.c.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.1.8-8+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsamplerate packages.

For the detailed security status of libsamplerate please refer to its security tracker page at:

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